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Reviewed 7 June 2014 via mobile

Very good stay. Had a small mixup with room assignment..but was quickly and adequately resolved. Very nice staff. We were pleasantly surprised, the rooms were much nicer than the exterior building. Room rates were cheaper than other local hotels. Very spacious room.

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2Thank Allen S
Angels Camp, California
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Great service. Nice rooms and very pet friendly. I will stay here again. The breakfast was good and a plus with the free bike rentals. The rooms were clean and the front desk was very nice and helpful

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Royal Oaks, CA
Reviewed 3 June 2014

I have stayed at the Bay Front Inn a few times. The rooms are decently priced, clean and comfortable. They had done some renovations in the lobby since my last stay, looked great! The staff was friendly and the breakfast set up looked tasty , there was a waffle bar, cereal, and muffins. I wasn't hungry but it looked nice....

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Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

I've stayed at several hotels/motels in the area. This one definitely meets all of my criteria. Comfortable, clean, friendly, value, and location. The owners are constantly working on the rooms to improve them. I'll be staying here again the next time I'm in town.

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michigan
Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

I think that they are trying to work on this property, and make it nicer, but for now, it's not worth the nightly rate. Part of the reason I booked here was that the other reviews indicated free parking, but on arrival, I was told there would be a $10 fee to park in their lot! Another reason was the...

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Templeton, California
Reviewed 22 May 2014

PRO: Location, price, friendly staff, dog friendly, pool. CON: Thin walls, cramped U-shaped parking lot, no table for luggage, etc. Enjoyed my impromptu 1 night stay here. Motel is near the end of Pacific Avenue, about 3 short blocks (@ 5 minute walk) to the Boardwalk & Wharf. Older motel that has been updated nicely: fresh paint, hardwood floors, sparse...

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Port Moody
Reviewed 13 May 2014

My boyfriend and I recently came across a great little Vacation spot in California...Santa Cruz. We stayed at The Bayfront Inn and had a great time! This hotel is dog friendly, and gave our pug a friendly welcome. They are located a 5 minute walk from the beach and the beautiful Santa Cruz pier. The town is a friendly and...

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1Thank debportmoody
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 2 May 2014

Paid a total of $450 for 2 rooms for one night. When we uncovered the beds at night there was sand in all four beds, disgusting. In one of the rooms there was leftover food in the fridge and no coffee to accompany the coffee maker. When we brought these issues up the next morning they showed no real interest,...

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3Thank Mark B
Reviewed 28 April 2014

I enjoyed stay at the BayFront Inn. It was close to the beach, the boardwalk, and downtown area. We hardly used the car at all, we just walked everywhere since it was all close by! We loved it so much. Most people who write a bad review usually just talk about the littlest details but honestly if you are going...

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1Thank Sergio C
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 23 April 2014

We had luck and got a nice room with two Queenbeds for 77$ the night. That's an unbeatable price for Santa Cruz. The room was clean and updated. The breakfast was also very good and much better than a lot of others we got before. The persons at the front desk were very friendly and Dieter gave us a few...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Bay Front Inn

Address: 325 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $126 - $421 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Bay Front Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Bay Front Hotel Santa Cruz
Bay Front Motel
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